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    Tuscumbia Pays Tribute to America’s “First Lady of Courage”

    Each year the town of Tuscumbia pays tribute to one of its heroic natives with a six-day celebration attracting thousands of visitors from across the country. The annual Helen Keller Festival celebrates the life of Helen Keller and her remarkable achievements in overcoming a world of silence. The 36th annual event is set for June 21-24, 2018, in Spring Park in downtown Tuscumbia.

    Cemetery tours, a parade and street party, live music featuring the Atlanta Rhythm Section and Phil Vassar, an arts and crafts show, sporting events and activities for children are all on the agenda for the six-day celebration.

    2018 Dates "The Miracle Worker" play

    June 8 - July 14
    Friday and Saturday evenings at 8:00 pm
    Gates open at 6:30 pm for a free  tour of the home and grounds with ticket.

    Admission- Reserve Seats-$15.00
    Group Rates (20) or more (Reserved Seats)- $13.00
    General Admission-$10.00

    **SPECIAL SEATING AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST FOR PERSONS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS**
        Please give 2 weeks notice if you need special seating.
        Please contact us at (256) 383-4066 or helenkellerbirthplace@comcast.net